Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Accountancy

Lincoln, Nebraska, United States

Job description

The School of Accountancy invites applications for a tenured or tenure-track appointment at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor rank beginning August 2018. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is committed to establishing a research presence commensurate with that of our Big Ten Conference affiliates and the Big Ten Academic Alliance, the academic affiliation of the conference. The School of Accountancy will consider all areas of teaching and research interest. We are particularly interested in individuals who are strong organizational citizens and interested in being active members of a rich academic community. Salary, benefits, and research support are very competitive and consistent with other Big Ten Universities.

Required Qualifications
All candidates are required to hold a Ph.D. in accounting, or related discipline from an AACSB accredited College of Business and will be expected to publish research in the top accounting and finance journals. Candidates for the Associate or Full rank should have an established research record commensurate with the rank for which they are applying. Applicants for the Assistant position should have a robust research agenda underway.

About the Nebraska College of Business
The faculty, students, and staff who comprise the College of Business bring a high level of dedication to providing exceptional education and real-world experiences for our students. In recent years, the research, teaching, and engagement missions of the College have been significantly refocused to align with the affiliation of the Big Ten. We have enjoyed unprecedented growth in students, programs, faculty, and research. As the College continues to build on and further develop its research strength, we have hired more than fifty new faculty members over the last three years. We are especially excited to move into our new 240,000 square-foot state-of‐the art building, fully funded through the generous support of our alumni, business partners, and friends. Lincoln and nearby Omaha have thriving business communities that have supported academic research and helped to advance the College’s research goals. The College prides itself on being an open and collaborative community.

How to apply

To be considered for this position go to and search for requisition F_170083. Click on “Apply to this Job” and complete the application form. You will be required to attach four (4) separate documents in PDF or MS Word format: 1) letter of interest; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) contact information for at least three references; and 4) one document containing samples of academic works and evidence of teaching experience and ability. Initial screening of applicants will begin on October 1, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.